1. B

    Mommy fitness struggles and success!

    Hi ! Im Carol. I am 32 and just gave birth on may 6 ! My little baby is doing fine, growing like a champion. I was pretty unhappy with the weight I got during pregnancy, I managed to lose some at the end (I was getting sick). After my son was born, I wanted to got back to gym quickly but I...
  2. S

    Hello from the other side :)

    Morning everyone, I just wanted to say hello. I thought I'd join this group to keep track of my weight and get inspiration from other members. I have always struggled with my weight, but I am up against it now as I need to get my BMI to 35 by 4th November for a hospital appointment (this is...
  3. PandaDad

    Struggling with binging

    Hi folks, I have always been overweight, but lost 2 stone before COVID. I was almost at a healthy weight, but the limit on exercise and need to eat to make myself feel better about everything really put me back. I'm heavier than I have ever been now, I've started couch 2 5k, but my diet is...
  4. E

    My journey to eating better

    Ok, so - I’m starting my journey to go back to my weight from 2016-2017 - the goal is to learn how to eat better and loose weight - I don’t want to put the weight back on so I decided I need to focus on good eating habits- I’m ok with the process taking longer. Today’s weight - 16 stone and 11...
  5. F

    Weary of lipotrim

    Hi everyone, I'm starting lipotrim in 2 days. I'm just lookimg for some info. I'm going for surgery in 1 month 3xactly and need to lose 12 more pound for it. I've been eating well for around 5 months and lost 2 stone but last few weeks my weights just not moving at all and I'm now desperate and...
  6. B

    Shy + Slimming World

    Starting this diary on day 3 I'm 5ft8 and 356lbs I started 3 days ago at 361lbs As it's both lockdown and I'm too nervous to attend a group I'm doing this on my own at home My Stepmum lost 6 stone on slimming world in 2012 and has kept it off. I'm hoping to do the same. I'm disabled and have...
  7. W


    Help... So iv been on SS for over a week now and lost 9lbs. Iv just started my period and pretty down and starving and I hate a packet of crisps and a biscuit and now I am so angry at myself. Will I put weight back on because of this?
  8. M

    Slimming Friends

    Hi everyone, I am currently a paying slimming world member however I would like some friends to join my journey with me that are trying to lose weight too. I think it will help with motivation and feeling less lonely on my journey, so would anyone like to join me and share tips and recipes...
  9. pippotter1996

    EXANTE, anyone?

    Anyone doing the exante diet? or any other vlcd. I want to hear about side effects, weight loss (time scale if possible) i've lost 4 stone using exante. i want to lose abit more.
  10. Over40:-/

    Over 40 not over the hill

    I started joining weight conscious forums recently after discovering that years of ‘watching what I eat’ and constant abstaining from all the delicious foods my friends were enjoying accounted for nothing. When I hit 40, I was determined not to turn into my mum (sorry mum, I love you very much)...
  11. Sharshar001

    newbie to the KETO DIET not newbie to MiniMins

    Oi Oi!!! So the story so far... 2012 I lost 3 and a half stones on dukan diet. Only diet that's ever worked (that I've actually sticked to. So actually the only diet I've ever worked at) however unlike the recommendation about three years ago stopped having my Protein Only days and Tada here we...
  12. NamesJames

    What's the fastest way to shed pounds?

    I am asking this question because I want to know what works, scientifically speaking. So a fast or fastest 'way' could be a diet or exercises program or even a daily regime. Basically, whatever you have tried that yielded measurable results in the shortest time frame. For me, it was being 20...
  13. Lena12345

    moving on from total solution

    So I’ve been on total solution exante since 20th May and I’ve lost 2 stone 6 pounds in this time. I’m slowly beginning to miss the social side of drinking and simply going out for dinner with friends. A lot of friends and family have asked me to go for a meal and have a few drinks this weekend...
  14. LittleMissTeacher

    Step 1 Sole Source Weightloss journey begins

    Hello all, Just wanted to share my weightless journey as I'm on Week 3 and it's already been a long road! I was previously on Lighter Life where I lost 4 stone but I foolishly gained it back so am determined to get it off once again and this time keep it that way! Would love some people...
  15. Lotty94

    Cambridge weight plan day 6

    Hi everyone... Today is day 6 on the cambridge weight plan, it's going okay I havnt cheated but thinking ahead I'm gonna struggle to do this for the next how ever long. I'm going away in a couple of weeks for a couple days with some family and I am going to find it so hard not to cheat while my...
  16. LivvLove

    Total Solution Liv's Lovely VLCD

    Starting weight: 12 stone 0 lbs First goal: 11 stone Second goal: 10 stone 7 lbs Third goal: 10 stone Final goal: 9 stone 7 lbs So tomorrow is day 4 of my Exante journey. I'm pretty pleased with myself for making it this far because I have little to no willpower generally. I've never been happy...
  17. Terilbs

    VLCD Reccomendations

    Hi All, I am new to mini mins and I am currently trying to decide what diet would be best for myself. Currently I am leaning toward VLCD but there are so many out there I don't know which is best to choose and best value for money. Can anyone help? Teri xx
  18. Full time Army WAG

    fast approaching 40 - eek time to do something about my butt!

    So I'm fast approaching 40 and for the first time in my life I'm overweight. It seems to of happened so quickly. I wish I could say I've really enjoyed myself by eating all the bad things you shouldn't but I haven't. That being said I didn't really watch what I ate or drank to be honest! Lets...
  19. _hmelli

    How do I do it?

    I'm not really here posting much at all, and haven't been on this page for months, but I really need help and need ot turn to someone, or people, who can actually listen and help me out. I am an almost 23-year-old, I'm only 5'3" and as of this morning I weigh bang on 15 and a half stone. Over...
  20. N

    Low Syn crisps?

    Been in Slimming World for 3 weeks, and starting to miss crisps! Anyone know any low syn crisps? Also, how many syns in the kids '15g organix goodies carrot stix' ? X
  21. D

    New to this forum

    Hi all, So I'm currently following a diet plan called the terriann 123 diet plan, i had lost almost 2st in 4 months but ive put 1st back on and still have just over 4st to lose, been following for 1 year fell off the wagon quite a few times not due to the plan but because I am a comfort eater...
  22. dark_side_of_the_spoon

    Weight Monitor Apps

    Hi everyone - hope you have had a good start to the week. Does anyone use weight/diet monitoring apps? I have just downloaded a couple and have wondered who on here has used them and did they feel that it supported or hindered their healthy living process. Thanks in advance :-)
  23. G

    Weekly weigh in!

    Hi all, So today was my first weigh in since starting back at Slimming World and it is safe to say that I am extremely happy! I LOST 5LBS!!!!!!!!!!!!! :banana_dancer::bunnydance::woohoo: I have tried to diet many times and failed but this time around I am so much more determined and this just...
  24. dark_side_of_the_spoon

    Difficulty Overcoming Bad Habits

    Hi all, I am not afraid to admit that I am struggling to stay on a diet. I think it's because I have been down this route so often with success, only to slide back to square one - and then some! I can be very good at almost get in 'the zone' for a while - I think my problems start to spiral...
  25. G

    Starting the weight loss journey..!

    So here we go, to the start of new beginnings! I have tried to diet on and off for years now and let's just say, there were many failures, but I feel like now is my time. I'm 20 years old and I'm the heaviest I have ever been. The weight has been creeping up on me for over 4 years now and it...
  26. dark_side_of_the_spoon

    Just Started

    Hello - I am a mature student with a lot of weight to lose. Been on many diets, but have settled on a low GI/increase fitness lifestyle. Will strive to meet goals - good luck to my fellow travellers :-)
  27. S

    Extra Easy SarahMP

    I was doing slimming world a while back and doing really well. Then I had a few bad weeks that turned into a bad month and I just went off track. Last week I transferred my online membership to group and enjoyed the 1st meeting. I've been on and off the plan all week and I'm feeling very...
  28. B

    Food diary-how am I doing so far?

    Hello everyone, I started sw on Friday and so far I think I am doing okay but would like other people's opinions. Friday •Breakfast: 2 slices of wholemeal toast •Lunch: pasta with some broccoli and cucumber •Dinner: jacket potato with cheese and sweetcorn Snacks: strawberries, grapes, a...
  29. serialslimmer7

    IBS sufferer trying to lose weight

    Hi everyone, Bit of a :oops: post but I need a bit of help. I have very severe IBS as in literally all food just goes straight through me in less 15 mins of eating it. This poses its own issues as I can't eat out or even eat at all unless i have quick access to a bathroom! I have to take...
  30. Brett Roe

    Hi All Newbie Here!

    So I wanted to start off by introducing my self and giving a brief explanation of what brought me here. My name is Brett, I'm 27 from Nottinghamshire, UK. My weight has yoyo'd my whole life, I've always been weak for the chocolates, snacks and junk food! the lightest I've ever been (since...
  31. alicimo

    Day 1, 2.0, let's do this!

    Today's my first day on Exante! I did the diet 3 years ago and lost 20lbs, and kept it off! I recently broke my foot and have been on crutches so not doing any exercise obviously, I've put on 3lbs so far whilst on crutches and although it's not very much, I'm only halfway through- 5 more weeks...
  32. S

    Aldi sandwich thins hxb??

    Does anyone know if Aldi's brown sandwich thins are a healthy extra? Hoping so as I've been eating them for weeks Tuna and cheese toasties are my fave!!
  33. E

    Is anyone on Shake that Weight?

    Hello, I started my shake that weight diet a week ago. I'm on three shakes a day and a low calorie meal at night. I couldn't find a recent threat for this so I'm wondering if theres anyone out there to chat to? :)
  34. A

    Step2 810kcal Resisting Temptation

    ... So i am back! , after 2 years , a shitload of 'ill start a new diet tomorrow's ' , heavy drinking and eating complete crap , its time to sort my life out... At 24 years old and weighing in at 27t 2 i am my heaviest yet , but i guess if there is a plus point i am 6ft 4 which means i carry it...
  35. Murphtang

    Extra Easy Slimming world newbie - advice and inspiration welcome!

    So I'm new to slimming world, but I love this forum already. To keep myself motivated, I'm going to post in here all the food I eat. Also, I hope you guys and girls can correct me if I miss out any syns or count anything I shouldn't! I'm doing the extra easy program with speed foods. Sunday...
  36. S

    Starting Boxing Day-all bars ok?

    hello! I've failed every food replacement diet as I hate milk and hate Cambridge diet shakes etc. This diet appeals because I can potentially have 3 bars a day. Is this doable/advisable? I have 5 stone/70lb to lose!!!
  37. S

    Tasty Photo Food Diary

    Hi there, I start right now.....officially I start tomorrow but the rest of today I am going to be syn free. I have been slowly gaining weight over the past year. I thought after having my little girl that I'd been lucky. I'd gained only 7lbs in my pregnancy and that came off once I was...
  38. S

    Extra Easy Good idea to start now?

    I had my beautiful baby girl 15 months ago and she is amazing. I only gained 7lbs when I weighed myself after pregnancy. This stayed off for a while as I was breastfeeding. Then since then the lifestyle change (staying in more, not working) and also being a bit depressed after caring for a sick...
  39. J

    Jess's Weightloss Diary. Back to Target!

    OMG - I am so glad that MiniMins is back! I have missed it so much and have regularly hoped that it would reopen! woo :) So my name is Jess, I'm 21 and live in the Midlands! This is my second dieting journey. I lost over 2 stone a few years ago and have creeped back up to 14st over the past 6...